Published on 01/21/05

Risk management workshop set Feb. 15, 22

University of Georgia

Georgia farmers who want to use the best information to improve their farms' bottom lines should attend the Risk Management Workshop in Vienna, Ga. The first session of the workshop will be Feb. 15. The second session will be Feb. 22.

Participants will get hands-on computer instruction from university specialists with the University of Georgia, Auburn and Clemson. They will learn how to use a popular accounting software program to analyze their farm business and use that information to make sound financial decisions.

Resources are limited to the first 30 registrants. It costs $30 for both sessions. Materials and meals are included. To register, call Clay Ward at (229) 268-4171.

Brad Haire is the former news editor with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.